The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 13 26 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 14 3 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.40% 1.99% 21.83%
As % of the General category 14.89% 2.42% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 40
Average salary £75,000 £100,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,125 £68,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,250 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
Investment Banking
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
94 124 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 63.09% 82.12% 78.68%
Number of salaries quoted 75 110 142
Average salary £67,500 £66,250 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £37,950 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,750 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking.

1 37 (100.00%) Banking
2 27 (72.97%) Finance
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) Risk Management
5 14 (37.84%) Degree
6 10 (27.03%) Wealth Management
6 10 (27.03%) Java
7 8 (21.62%) SQL
7 8 (21.62%) Front Office
7 8 (21.62%) Financial Institution
7 8 (21.62%) Corporate Banking
7 8 (21.62%) Investment Management
7 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (21.62%) Analytics
7 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
8 7 (18.92%) Equities
8 7 (18.92%) C#
9 6 (16.22%) OO
9 6 (16.22%) Change Management
9 6 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
10 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.51%) SDLC
11 4 (10.81%) Functional Programming
11 4 (10.81%) Database Security
11 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
11 4 (10.81%) Big Data
11 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
11 4 (10.81%) Information Security

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) VPN
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
1 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) Impala
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.41%) HBase
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) OLAP
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) NUnit
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (100.00%) Banking
2 27 (72.97%) Finance
3 8 (21.62%) Corporate Banking
3 8 (21.62%) Financial Institution
3 8 (21.62%) Front Office
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Information Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Information Risk Manager
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Objects Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) WPF
1 3 (8.11%) HTML5
1 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.41%) GWT
2 2 (5.41%) OAuth
2 2 (5.41%) SAML
2 2 (5.41%) WinForms
2 2 (5.41%) MDX
3 1 (2.70%) WCF
3 1 (2.70%) Ajax
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) Equities
3 6 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.81%) Fixed Income
5 4 (10.81%) Derivative
5 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk
6 2 (5.41%) PMI
6 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
6 2 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.41%) Physics
6 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.41%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Risk Management
3 10 (27.03%) Wealth Management
4 8 (21.62%) Investment Management
4 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (21.62%) Analytics
5 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) OO
7 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.51%) SDLC
8 4 (10.81%) Database Security
8 4 (10.81%) Functional Programming
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Information Security
8 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.81%) BDD
9 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.41%) CIMA
2 2 (5.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.81%) COBIT
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.41%) HDFS
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
1 2 (5.41%) SAP
1 2 (5.41%) Progress
1 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) GoldenSource
2 1 (2.70%) HP
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix